What do I do with my kids big feelings? I don’t always know how to handle them.

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Question asked: What do I do with my kids big feelings? I don’t always know how to handle them.

Answered by: Lacey Ryan, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Registered Play Therapist who Founded Creative Family Counseling, a group therapy practice that specializes in working with children, teens, and families. She helps children and teen clients find healthy ways to deal with big feelings through creative therapies like play therapy. She also enjoys helping parents who have tried everything but are still struggling with challenging behaviors or not connecting with their children develop new parenting tools so the chaos in their homes turns into loving connection.

She sees online counseling clients throughout the state of KY and in person with clients in Louisville, KY. You can learn more about her at http://www.creativefamilycounseling.org.

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